Don’t Worry Darling
“Don’t Worry Darling” is an upcoming psychological thriller film directed by Olivia Wilde. The movie stars Florence Pugh, Harry Styles, Chris Pine, and Gemma Chan. The film is set in the 1950s and follows a housewife who begins to uncover unsettling secrets about her seemingly perfect life.
The movie marks Wilde’s second feature film directorial effort, following her critically acclaimed debut with “Booksmart” in 2019. Wilde has also co-written the screenplay alongside Katie Silberman and Carey Van Dyke.
“Don’t Worry Darling” has garnered attention due to its star-studded cast, particularly the casting of Harry Styles, who is making his return to the big screen after his breakout role in “Dunkirk” in 2017. Styles’ casting has been a major talking point among fans, with many excited to see him take on a new challenge in a different genre.
The film also marks a step up for Florence Pugh, who has been making waves in Hollywood with her performances in “Midsommar” and “Little Women”. Pugh’s performance in “Don’t Worry Darling” is said to be a standout, with her character being the main focus of the story.
In addition to the talented cast, “Don’t Worry Darling” has also been praised for its feminist themes. The film is being described as a “female-driven thriller”, with Wilde aiming to subvert traditional gender roles and expectations. The film’s focus on a housewife who begins to unravel the secrets of her seemingly perfect life is said to be a commentary on societal expectations and the pressure placed on women to conform to certain ideals.
The film’s trailer has already generated buzz among fans, with many praising the eerie and suspenseful tone. The trailer features a haunting cover of “You Don’t Own Me” by Lesley Gore, which perfectly sets the mood for the film.
Overall, “Don’t Worry Darling” is shaping up to be one of the most highly anticipated films of 2022. With a talented cast, a talented director, and important feminist themes, the film is sure to be a hit with audiences. Fans can look forward to its release on September 23, 2022.